December 11, 2017

Starbucks Chinese gourmet

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Starbucks opened a super-sized gourmet location in China — here’s what it looks like By Kate Taylor From Business Insider Starbucks has opened a stunning location in China that is 300 times bigger than the average coffee shop. On Tuesday, Starbucks opened the 30,000-square-foot Starbucks Reserve Roastery Shanghai. The location has gourmet drinks — like […]

Get cheeky at Paris’ first naked restaurant, where diners eat escargot in the buff

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BY SHANNON CONNELLAN From Mashable Why someone would want to risk dropping hot soup in their lap without a pants barrier is beyond me, but yet, the world continues to enjoy nude dining. Naked restaurants, where folks are invited to dine in the buff, have been popping up in major cities around the world — […]

Cayman Islands’ new Foundation Company offers innovative, flexible and unique alternative

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From Ogier Cayman’s first of its kind hybrid Foundation Company is likely to appeal as a holding vehicle, SPV and succession planning option, says Ogier trusts partner Anthony Partridge. Anthony says that the new structure – introduced by the enactment of the Cayman Islands Foundation Companies Law, 2017 – retains features of companies, and of […]

Ogier wins International Legal Team of the Year at STEP Private Client Awards

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Ogier was named International Legal Team of the Year at the prestigious STEP Private Client Awards last night. The firm scooped the award in the mid-sized law firm category at an industry event at the Westminster Plaza Park Hotel in London, marking the second time that Ogier was won the award in the last three […]

Destinations of the week

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The 10 most popular travel destinations right now By Sophie-Claire Hoeller, INSIDER From Business Insider KAYAK just released its 2017 travel hacker guide. According to the travel search engine, which based its findings on data from its over 1.5 billion searches, 10 destinations the world over have seen a dramatic increase in searches, making them […]

More High-tech cities

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The 25 most high-tech cities in the world Part 2 By Chris Weller From Business Insider Cities are the way of the future. In less than 35 years, the World Health Organization estimates that two-thirds of the world population will be living in urban areas. That’s an additional 2.5 billion people. The cities that will […]

Solo Cayman Islands swimmer proud to plough a lonely furrow

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BY LOW LIN FHOONG From Today Online Singapore 17-year-old keen to help her tiny Caribbean nation make its mark on the international stage BUDAPEST — Since arriving in Budapest last week, Cayman Islands swimmer Lauren Hew has trained by herself at the Duna Arena, eaten meals on her own, and slept alone in her hotel […]

Most expensive cities to dine out

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By Alex Morrell From Business Insider The 18 most expensive cities in the world to eat dinner out at a restaurant Making a habit of eating out at restaurants is quick way to bust your budget. Cooking at home is almost always going to be cheaper. That’s especially true in major, cosmopolitan cities like Tokyo, […]

USS Fitzgerald crash: Sailors found dead after Japan collision

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From BBC Sailors missing after the USS Fitzgerald collided with a container ship off Japan have been found dead, the US Navy and Japanese media says. Seven sailors were left missing and three injured after Saturday’s collision, which the US Navy said almost sank the destroyer. The US Navy said rescue workers found the bodies […]

Ogier donation ensures future of animal welfare education program for Cayman Islands’ children

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Ogier is backing the kidsCARE Education Program with an $8,000 USD donation to cover the design, printing and publication of the PetZone magazine, which teaches Cayman children about care and compassion for pets. The 100% volunteer-run program operating under the umbrella of Cayman Islands animal welfare charity Cayman Animal Welfare Enthusiasts (CARE), visits Cayman schools class by class, offering […]